Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Happy Birthday!

Today is my 28th Birthday! To celebrate I thought I would reflect on 7 great things that happened while I was 27.
I ran my first marathon and loved it!

I graduated from law school!

My girlfriends from college (minus a few who sadly couldn't make it) and I went on our annual girl's trip. This year we went to Scottsdale. I am so happy we started this tradition.

I was the maid of honor in my sister-in-laws wedding!

I surprised Kevin with an impromptu weekend getaway to Chicago. On his quest to visit every baseball stadium in the country we caught a game at Wrigley Field.

We added Victory to the family!

I ran marathon #2 and can't wait for #3.

What an awesome year! I feel so blessed to have such wonderful memories.

Then, this morning when I went to get the mail I had a card and a $25.00 gift card to Starbucks waiting for me. Awesome way to start the day! While I will spend the majority of my day studying (life goes on) I am breaking early today and treating myself to a mani/pedi and my family is coming up tonight for dinner.
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On the workout front I have been diligent in doing my "widdle while you work" exercises. It is the perfect thing to break up the day and it always gives me a little boost of energy to keep going right when I start fading. Today, I am headed to spinning at noon and hopefully a 3 miler on the treadmill.

I am looking forward to a great day!
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13 comments:

  1. Happy Birthday Kristen! Looks like 27 wasn't too bad. Here's hoping 28 is just as good if not better. Have a great day.

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  2. Happy birthday Kristen!!! 27 was huge year. Lot's of great accomplishments. I think 28 will be even better.

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  3. Happy Birthday! 27 seemed like a great year and I am sure 28 will be great too!

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  4. Happy Birthday! I like you 7 things list :)

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  5. Happy birthday!! I'm sure 28 is going to be even better :)

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  6. Happy Birthday girl! I hope 28 is just as exciting as 27 seemed to be!

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  7. Well I am glad I found your blog in time to wish you a very Happy Birthday. :)

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  8. Yay happy birthday! Hopefully I can make the girls trip again sometime!!!

    I just posted about you, go check it out it's good for some laughs.

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY

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  9. Happy Birthday! What a great year you've had...may 28 be just as amazing :)

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  10. OMG girl 2 marathons in 1 year! Amazing! Happy belated birthday! Hope it was wonderful :)

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  11. i am wayyyyy late to this party but HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!! i think i got you on facebook anyways :) hope it was the best one yet!

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  12. Happy Belated Birthday! I love the idea of doing a celebration of things the prior year. I'll have to remember this when mine rolls around.

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  13. WAY belated Birthday Greetings! Love the post, it is awesome to put things into perspective isn't it?
    I'm only taking one class right now and I know that juggling work and school is a killer, it will pay off!

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